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United States Senate

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  1. the upper house of the bicameral United States Congress, the lower house being the House of Representatives

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  2. The composition and powers of the Senate and the House are established in Article One of the Constitution (which does not use the terms "upper" and "lower")

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  3. Regardless of population, each U.S state is represented by two senators and is therefore based on the equal representation of each state

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  4. Senators serve six-year terms that are staggered, so that every two years, a third of the Senate will be elected, while the other third will be elected in another two years, a constant reshuffle

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  5. Hence, there are Senate races every two years

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